amar
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amar(
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mahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to have profound affection for)
a. to love
Yo te amo, Ana, y quiero pasar el resto de mi vida contigo.I love you, Ana, and I want to spend the rest of my life with you.
Pablo ama a su esposa con todo su ser.Pablo loves his wife with all his heart.
amarse
A reciprocal verb is a verb that indicates that two or more subjects perform an action on each other (e.g. Ellos se abrazan.).
2. (to have profound affection for)
a. to love each other
Se han amado desde el momento en que se conocieron.They have loved each other from the moment they met.
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amar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to love
ama a tu prójimo como a ti mismolove thy neighbor as thyself
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
se amanthey love each other
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amar
transitive verb
to love
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "ámame"
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ámame como soy
love me as I am
ámame como tú lo haces
love me like you do
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